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Flower Pot and Saucer

Artist/Maker:
Shaffner, Henry
Place Made:
Salem, North Carolina
Date Made:
1833-65
Medium:
lead glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
HOA 2 1/2″; DIA 2″
Accession Number:
P-548.2
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Diminuative green glazed earthenware flower pot. Two separate pieces: pot and saucer. The pot is cylindrical in shape with flared rim and incised line decoration near the top. The exterior of the pot is glazed and small portion of interior of rim. The interior of the pot and the base are unglazed. The saucer has a beveled rim; brown center and green exterior. Base of saucer is unglazed.
Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society